Team USA makes short work of Uruguay

Fifth straight win for the United States in the 2023 World Cup qualifiers. Led by Jim Boylen, this discounted Team USA won 105-71 against Uruguay, and it was on the side from Vegas. It was thanks to a 21-2 at the start of the 2nd quarter that the United States made the break, and the best players all have an NBA past since it is John Jenkins (22 points to 6 on 7 from 3-pointers), Langston Galloway (18 points) and DaQuan Jeffries (16 points).

There is a lot of leadership in this teamโ€œ, Appreciates Jim Boylen. ” Never have we had a team so capable of self-management. They own the situation. We talk about it. It’s a choice to come here. You might be able to do other things, but once you’re here you have to play like we do and give it your all. Langston, John and (Jeffries) have really guided us and it makes things easier for everyone. They are leaders and they teach the youngest. ยป

Before the match, the group was surprised to see Mike Krzyzewski, just retired from university basketball and former coach of Team USA, arrive in the locker room. Coach K. took the opportunity to give them a short speech on the importance of wearing the American jersey.

Next step for the United States, a trip to Colombia on Monday. A trap match since the Colombians had beaten Brazil in their room in Barranquilla, and they went to win this night in Mexico.

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